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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

Los Angeles County Animal Care Foundation

Supporting the County of Los Angeles Department of Animal Care and Control

three stars

86.56

5898 Cherry Avenue Long Beach, CA 90805
tel: (562) 728-4620   Web Site
EIN: 95-3909782

Board Leadership
Abby Douglass
President

CEO
Abby Douglass
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.56 three stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Los Angeles County Animal Care Foundation's mission is to support the County of Los Angeles Department of Animal Care and Control through fundraising which supports spay and neuter programs, pet adoptions, public education and animal welfare. Many of the Foundation's fundraising efforts have enabled the department to enhance the care given to animals in the County animal care centers. The Department serves all unincorporated Los Angeles County as well as 47 incorporated cities within the County that contract with the Department for services. The Department operates 24 hours/day, seven days/week to rescue and care for lost or abandoned animals.

The Los Angeles County Animal Care Foundation's mission is to support the County of Los Angeles Department of Animal Care and Control through fundraising which supports spay and neuter programs, pet adoptions, public education and animal welfare. Many of the Foundation's fundraising efforts have enabled the department to enhance the care given to animals in the County animal care centers. The Department serves all unincorporated Los Angeles County as well as 47 incorporated cities within the County that contract with the Department for services. The Department operates 24 hours/day, seven days/week to rescue and care for lost or abandoned animals.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
88.2%
  Administrative Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.13
  Program Expenses Growth 33.6%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Los Angeles County Animal Care Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Los Angeles County Animal Care Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Los Angeles County Animal Care Foundation (CA) 86.56 three stars
Humane Farming Association (CA) 91.28 four stars
North Carolina Veterinary Medical Foundation (NC) 94.34 four stars
American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation (NC) 95.41 four stars
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NY) 85.60 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,948,951
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,948,951
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,948,951
   Other Revenue $470
TOTAL REVENUE $1,949,421
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,483,164
   Administrative Expenses $56,748
   Fundraising Expenses $129,627
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,669,539
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $279,882
   
Net Assets $1,560,232

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Safe, Humane Treatment of Animals $620,933 41.9%
Shelter Facilities $612,699 41.3%
Reduce Animal Adoption Fees $249,532 16.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 09/01/2020 86.56 three stars
2018-12 08/01/2020 64.64 one star
2018-12 07/01/2020 62.52 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 95-3909782
Name in IRS Master File LOS ANGELES COUNTY ANIMAL CARE FOUNDATION
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (913) Prevention of cruelty to animals
Foundation Status Organizations operated solely for the benefit of and in conjunction with organizations described in 10 through 16 above.  509(a)(3)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date August, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Abby Douglass President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Los Angeles County Animal Care Foundation (CA) 86.56 three stars
American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation (NC) 95.41 four stars
North Carolina Veterinary Medical Foundation (NC) 94.34 four stars
Farm Sanctuary (NY) 86.41 three stars
American Humane (DC) 90.09 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Los Angeles County Animal Care Foundation
5898 Cherry Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90805
tel: (562) 728-4620
EIN: 95-3909782

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 100515
Pasadena, CA 91189

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Board Leadership

Abby Douglass
President

CEO

Abby Douglass
President

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